The following individuals were named 2017 Flinn-Brown Fellows to take part in the Flinn-Brown Civic Leadership Academy:
- Zachary Brooks, special projects for the University of Arizona’s Office of Global Initiatives
- Mike Holmes, operations program manager for Pima County Attractions and Tourism
- JP Martin, executive director of Global Chamber-Tucson
- Anita Simons, administrative law judge for the Arizona Department of Transportation Executive Hearing Office
The Fellows share a commitment to state-level public service and leadership, and the network functions as a support system for the Fellows as they pursue state-level roles.
The Flinn Foundation supports the advancement of the biosciences in Arizona, as well as two other program areas to help build Arizona’s knowledge-driven economy: the Flinn Scholars Program and the arts in Arizona.